Plate 6 from a series of six prints illustrating The History of Susanna. Engraved/etched by Crispijn de Passe the elder.
The print depicts Susanna received by her family. She is embraced by her father, surrounded by other family members. On the left a woman is kneeling and clasps her hands in gratitude. Behind are various stately buildings.
Inscription in Latin: "Cara deo mulier..... laudibus aula strepit". numbered "6"
Plate-mark size: W25.2 x H21.2cm
Paper-size: W34.4 x H25.2cm
On laid paper.
References: British Museum number: 1937,0915.296
"L'oeuvre gravé des van de Passe" by D. Franken (1881) 42
Condition: Large border around plate-mark. Small tears on edges. Stain at bottom-left corner. Tape stuck on left & right edges of the reverse. Age-related paper colouring
- Crispijn van de Passe the elder (1589-1637)
- Title of artwork
- The History of Susanna. Plate 6: Susanna received by her family
- ca .1600
- Engraving, Etching
- Not signed
- See description
- Sold with frame